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Tourism brochure for the Southport Hotel. Part of the State Library of Queensland's 'Tourism - Gold Coast ' ephemera collection
Topics: State Library of Queensland, Queensland, Gold Coast, Southport, hotel, brochure, tourist guide,...
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Feb 20, 2018 Maurice Baldwin
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Souvenir and official programme for the New Zealand rugby team's matches versus the Queensland rugby team, as part of their tour of Australia in 1907.
Topics: Rugby Union football, Rugby Union football matches, Rugby Union football teams, Programmes, New...
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Dec 8, 2017 A.T. Bath
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A description of the Mackay cyclone of 21st January 1918 from the log of the Lightkeeper Flat Top Island supplied by Captain G.F. Long of the Company of Master Mariners of Australia, supplemented by extracts from records and charts held at the Brisbane Divisional Office of the Commonwealth Bureau of Meteorology. It remains one of the most destructive cyclones to strike a populated centre in Australia. Reprinted from Australian Meteorological Magazine, no. 19, December 2017, p. 46-59.
Topics: State Library of Queensland, Queensland, Mackay, cyclones, cyclone damage
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Nov 29, 2017 C. Mills, at the Telegraph and Week Newspaper Office
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Illustrations with captions, reprinted from the Brisbane 'Telegraph' and 'Week' newspapers, featuring illustrations of flood scenes and flood damage from the flooding in Southern Queensland, Australia, in February 1893.
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Section I Provides notes on first aid for people bitten by a snake.  Section II describes the use of the antidote Strychina.  Section III has information about and descriptions of some highly venomous Queensland snakes.  Included is information on how to distinguish poisonous from harmless snakes and other miscellaneous information.
Topics: Patent medicines, Physiological effect of venom, snake bites, snake venom, First aid, Strychnia,...
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Sep 20, 2017 Oliver Cromwell Roberts, 1881-1933
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Roberts improved pear poison is an advertising brochure for the firm O.C. Roberts, an American industrial chemist, who was also the managing director of Cactus Estates Pty. Ltd. The brochure, issued by Dalgety & Company, Agents, explains how and when to apply Roberts improved pear poison, and contains endorsements from users.
Topics: State Library of Queensland, Prickly pears control, Prickly pear eradication, Advertising, Noxious...
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Sep 20, 2017 Queensland Prickly-pear Land Commission
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This booklet, issued by the Prickly-pear Land Commission, contains information on how to obtain effective poisons at cheap rates in Queensland. Detailed instructions on how use the appropriate apparatus and apply the poisons, are included.
Topics: State Library of Queensland, Prickly pear eradication, chemical weed control, Queensland...
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Sep 20, 2017 Alan P. Dodd
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This report discusses the operations of the Commonwealth of Australia  Prickly Pear Board to the end of May 1929, and reviews the present situation with regard to the control of the prickly-pear pest.
Topics: State Library of Queensland, Prickly pear eradication, Biological control, Commonwealth...
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Sep 20, 2017 Cactus Estates Limited
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The prospectus of Cactus Estates Limited which was formed to acquire from the Australian Potash Company Proprietary Limited the invention of  Mr O. C. Roberts for the extermination of Prickly Pear, together with all the Rights, Title and Interest possessed by the company. Included is a copy of the summary of appendices 1 and 2 to the Interim report of the Board of Advice on Prickly Pear Destruction, and a form for application for shares.
Topics: State Library of Queensland, Prospectus, Prickly pear eradication, Queensland, Inventions
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Sep 19, 2017 Jean White-Hanley, 1877-1953
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Report of the Officer in Charge of the Prickly Pear Experimental Station based at Dulacca in the Western Down region of Queensland, for the period 1st May 1915 to 30 June 1916.
Topics: State Library of Queensland, Eradication of prickly pears, Biological control of prickly pears,...
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Jun 22, 2017 Queensland Housing Commission
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The booklet, published to mark the Diamond Jubilee of the Queensland Housing Commission, outlines the history of the organisation from its inception in 1909 as the Queensland Government Savings Bank to its present role as the Queensland Housing Commission. 
Topics: State Library of Queensland, Queensland Housing Commission history, Rental housing, Queensland...
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Jun 22, 2017 Australian Intelligence Corps.
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This military geography is a compilation of strategic data covering the south-west Pacific area. Coverage includes general geography (inland and coastal), and detailed navigational information.
Topics: State Library of Queensland, Queensland-strategic aspects, Pacific Island-strategic aspects,...
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Jun 21, 2017 Henry Tryon
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This report was originally published as a Parliamentary Paper with the title: "Inquiry into Diseases affecting Fruit-trees and other Economic plants in the Toowoomba District". The report provides comprehensive coverage of the variety of fruit and crops grown in the Toowoomba region and the insects, fungi, animals and climatic conditions which affect them.
Topics: Queensland State Library, Parliamentary papers, Queensland Department of Agriculture, Diseases and...
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This rule book, compiled by the Commissioner for Railways following the Railway Act of 1914, was compiled as guidance to employees of the Queensland Railway Service, and repeals all previous rules and regulations which vary with those stated in 'The book of rules".
Topics: Queensland State Library, Railways officials and employees manuals, Queensland. Railway Act 1914,...
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Jun 21, 2017 Jean White-Hanley, 1877-1953
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The purpose of the Experimental station was to investigate means of eradicating prickly pear. The publication consists of the reports of the Officer in Charge of the Prickly Pear Experimental Station based at Dulacca in the Western Downs region of Queensland, from 1st May 1914 to the 30 April 1915. 
Topics: State Library of Queensland, Eradication of prickly pears, Biological control of prickly pears,...
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May 9, 2017 B. Dunstan
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These reprints  of  papers originally published as separate parts in the Queensland Geological Survey publication no. 267, are a review of occurrences, treatment, uses, values and production of industrial minerals with special reference to Queensland. The minerals covered are salt, asbestos, mica, molybdenite, platinum, nickel, graphite, manganese and arsenic.
Topics: State Llibrary of Queensland, Industrial minerals, Mineral industries, Queensland, Geological...
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May 9, 2017 Jean White-Haney, 1877-1953
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The purpose of the Experimental station was to investigate means of eradicating prickly pear. The publication consists of the reports of the Officer in Charge of the Prickly Pear Experimental Station based at Dulacca in the Western Downs region of Queensland, from 1912 to the 30 April 1914.   
Topics: State Library of Queensland, Prickly Pear biological control, Prickly Pear control, Dulacca...
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May 9, 2017 Queensland Housing Commission
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This booklet, published in 1969, the Diamond Jubilee year of the Queensland Housing Commission, outlines the home ownership schemes available, statistics on housing since World War II, rental housing and four photograph showing some of the differing styles of houses available through the Commission in Queensland.
Topics: Queensland State Library, Queensland Housing Commission, Public housing, Dwellings, Domestic...
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May 8, 2017 Queensland Housing Commission
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A collection of Queensland Housing Commission house plans with an illustration of the external view of each house.
Topics: State Library of Queensland, House plans, Domestic architecture, Queensland houses.
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May 8, 2017 Thomas Glassey, 1844-1936
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Political campaign literature, written by Thomas Glassey, aimed at women in Queensland who were voting for the first time to elect Queensland Senators to the Australian parliament. The pamphlet outlines his previous successes and failures in parliament in regard to the equality of women and outlines his stance on questions such as widows inheritance rights, divorce and education and child labour.  
Topics: State Library of Queensland, Queensland, Women's Suffrage, Australia Senate elections, Political...
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Feb 23, 2017 Walter Hill
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This booklet, printed for distribution at the Melbourne International Exhibition of 1880, lists Queensland timbers grouped under family name and then by scientific and common name (if appropriate). Included is description of the tree, region grown, the wood itself and often the commercial use and market value.
Topics: Queensland timbers, wood, trees, scientific names, Melbourne International Exhibition, Queensland...
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Feb 23, 2017 Queensland Railways
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This booklet explains in the simple terms the purpose, operation and maintenance of various parts of locomotives and their Westinghouse brake equipment. It also assists in the training of the enginemen and others connected with the workings and maintenance of locomotives.
Topics: Locomotives, railway engines, brake systems, maintenance, training manuals, mechanical operating...
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Feb 23, 2017 William Labatt Payne
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The report, presented to the Honourable Frank Nicklin, Premier of Queensland, considers existing complex and contentious matters affecting land administration and recommends essential reforms in a way that can be understood by people reading the report.
Topics: Land use, land administration, land law, Land Settlement Advisory Commission, Queensland, State...
A report by Robert L. Jack, Geological Surveyor, Northern Queensland presented to both houses of the Queensland Parliament. The report covers the geology and availability of minerals between Charters Towers and the coast. Illustrations include strata and reef diagrams together with 2 maps.
Topics: Geology, Minerals, Mines, Strata, Reefs, Precious metals, Maps, Charters Towers region, Queensland,...
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Feb 22, 2017 The Intelligence and Tourist Bureau
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A comprehensive illustrated book published by the Intelligence and Tourist Bureau Queensland designed to attract settlers to the Darling Downs. Coverage includes a description of the climate, land, towns and cities, opportunities and facilities.
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Feb 16, 2017 Charles A. Bernays
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A review of Queensland's chief political events from the date Queensland was established as a separate colony, and of the principal men involved the government of Queensland, published in the Journal of the Royal Historical Society of Queensland.
Topics: Politics, Government, History, Queensland
Instructions, arranged alphabetically, which define the duties and responsibilities and principles of conduct of police officers and constables in Queensland and outline the course of action for any situation encountered on the job.
Topics: Police, Police Force, Regulations, Manuals, Queensland
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Minutes of evidence taken before a board of inquiry into the management of the Harbor of Refuge at Somerset, certain alleged irregularities connected with the Pearl Fisheries, and the part alleged to have been taken by Mr. Frank Jardine, Police Magistrate at Somerset.
Topics: Refuge harbors, Pearl fisheries, Government investigations, Police magistrates, Cape York...
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Feb 16, 2017 George Elphinstone Dalrymple
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George Dalrymple, explorer and Queensland Mining Registrar, was authorised by the Government to explore all the rivers and inlets of the little known north east coast, and to examine how far they would be navigable to small craft, ascertain the nature of the soil on or near the banks for agricultural purposes, and collect botanical specimens. This is his account of the expedition.
Topics: expeditions, explorers, exploration, Northeast, Queensland
Rules and regulations for the guidance of the Queensland Police Force.  Defines the duties and responsibilities and principles of conduct of police officers and constables in Queensland in 1869 and outlines the course of action for any situation they could encounter on the job.  This manual belonged to Constable Patrick Scullen (Reg. No. 185) who was sworn in as a Supernumerary in 1864 and became a Constable in 1866, he retired in 1885.
Topics: Police, Police Force, Regulations, Manuals, Queensland
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Nov 23, 2016 W.H. Forgan Smith
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The pamphlet sets out the achievements of the Labour government in Queensland, arranged by department, during the period 1932 to 1940. It includes statistics and appended are condensed statistics demonstrating the accomplishments of the Labour governments during the period 1915-1929. 
Topics: Queensland. State Library of Queensland, Labour Governments, Queensland government.
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The illustrated booklet tells the story of the Tully Falls Hydro Electric Project from preliminary investigations by the Queensland Government in 1950 to the opening ceremony in September 1957. 
Topics: Queensland, State Library of Queensland, North Queensland, Tully river, Hydropower stations,...
This technical report contains information about the Stannary Hills and Tramway Company Mines located at Stannary Hills and Watsonville, North Queensland. Included in the report are mine descriptions, measurements, geological information and numerous plans covering the various mine levels.
Topics: Queensland, State Library of Queensland, Stannary Hills, Watsonville, North Queensland, Geology,...
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This pamphlet written by J.D. Switzer, Government Adjuster of Compasses,  provides the masters of sailing and steam ships with information on how best to handle their ships in the event of a cyclone. This is done with the aid of charts, diagrams  and text which is divided into data connected with some cyclones which have blown onto the Queensland Coast and information obtained from the logs of vessels which have been involved in hurricanes in the South Pacific Ocean.
Topics: Queensland, State Library of Queensland, Cyclones, Hurricanes, Compasses, Storms, Navigation,...
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Nov 21, 2016 W.H.R. Nimmo
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This report on the proposed St. George Irrigation Project includes historical irrigation proposals, description of the project, water resources and storage, soil, land use and water requirements, proposed development, irrigation works, drainage water, construction, capital and annual costs, benefits from the project, maps together with a summary and recommendations.
Topics: Queensland, State Library of Queensland, Southwest Queensland, St George region, Irrigation, water...
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Nov 21, 2016 H.W. Kerr and A.F. Bell
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 The handbook is a comprehensive treatise on all major subjects which should interest and assist the farmer in the production of sugar cane crops. The book is intended as an introduction to the major topics, avoiding complex scientific words and profound technical discussion. It is hoped the handbook will stimulate both the existing farmer and the younger generation of farmers to seek a wider knowledge of the topics, which in turn should lead to greater efficiency and profitability. 
Topics: Queensland, State Library of Queensland, Sugarcane, Sugar growing, Sugarcane industry, Farmers,...
This lecture delivered under the auspices of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia (Queensland), in Brisbane, on the 9th May, 1927, discusses the importance of the developing oil industry, now regarded as one of the basic industries for future prosperity. In Queensland, Australia, there have been prospecting activities at Roma, Orallo and Longreach, and although oil has not been discovered in commercial quantities, gas in large quantities has been discovered at Roma.  
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Nov 18, 2016 B. Dunstan
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The Index is principally guide or ready reference to all that is known about the mineral wealth of Queensland. The mineral entries are given in alphabetical order, and are also numbered. The publication included numerous plates, statistical tables and diagrams and 36 maps.
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A reprint from Hansard which recorded a debate in the Legislative Assembly of Queensland on 1 April 1952 concerning approval for the Mareeba-Dimbulah Irrigation Project . Much of the discussion was concerned with the siting and construction of the dam needed to supply the water for the project and the advantages gained by implementing this project.  
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J.D. Switzer, the Queensland Government Adjuster of Compasses, explains with the aid of diagrams, the pattern of cyclones which occur in South Pacific waters and the action the ship master needs to take during each division of the cyclone. Included is a list a ship's head by compass deviation.
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Oct 31, 2016 Charles Hedley
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An address by Charles Hedley, Assistant Curator of the Australian Museum, Sydney and President of Section D of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science. The address focuses on the marine fauna of Queensland, the need for a biological station, evolution of the Queensland coast, history of investigation, areas for work, a catalogue of marine mollusca of Queensland and an abstract of a lecture by Charles Hedley on the Torres Strait.
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Oct 24, 2016 Percy J. Skerman
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An extract from the 'Report on progressive land settlement in Queensland' by the Land Settlement Advisory Commission focused on the Brigalow Belt, a wide band of acacia wooded grassland that runs between tropical rainforest of the coast and the semi-arid interior of Queensland, Australia.
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Oct 19, 2016 Queensland. Royal Commission of Inquiry into the Mount Mulligan Colliery Disaster
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Report of the Royal Commission appointed to inquire into and report upon the 1921 disaster at Mount Mulligan Coal Mine. The inquiry also covered the methods of mining at Mount Mulligan Coal Mine and made recommendations to prevent the recurrence of similar accidents. Included with the report are the proceedings of the commission, minutes of evidence and exhibits.
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A Queensland souvenir book from 1924 illustrated with black and white photographs of Queensland industries, agriculture, scenic tourist locations and cities.
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The official quarterly list of officers of the Queensland Land Forces including permanent force, defence force, volunteers, reserve, cadets, and rifle clubs ; also list of Queensland Marine Forces. This issue is corrected to 1st July, 1892.
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Oct 6, 2016 Queensland Government
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An introduction and guide to the colony of Queensland prepared from the International Exhibition of Vienna, 1873. It includes a brief description of Queensland's geography, peoples and products and a catalogue of the Queenslan exhibits. Exhibits include agricultural products and timbers.
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This guide to Queensland was prepared for the International Exhibition, Paris, 1878. It includes a description and statistics of the colony titled "Queensland as it is" and a list of exhibits and exhibitors of minerals, fossils, agricultural and manufactures products. The appendices describe the timbers of Queensland and a collection of vegetable products illustrative of the colony.
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A proposal to establish irrigation in the Mareeba-Dimbulah region to reach all soil suitable for the production of tobacco and vegetables as rotation crops on tobacco farms. It appeals to the suitability for war service land settlement applicants. The report covers water resources, storage, soils, land use and water requirements, proposed development, irrigation works, drainage works, construction, estimate of costs and revenue and benefits from the project.
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Oct 6, 2016 Queensland. Land Administration Board
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Report and recommendations following on an economic investigation by the Land Administration Board of the Upper Burnett and Callide Valley lands and of the operations of the Upper Burrett and Callide land settlement act of 1923. The report includes the history of settlement, climate, markets and prices, administration, additional settlement areas, values and rents, facilities, infrastructure and institutions.
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Oct 5, 2016 Frederick Manson Bailey
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This handbook of plants considered poisonous to livestock is heavily illustrated for identification of each plant. Included are plants that are poisonous, plants that cause indigestion and plants that can be harmful when eaten exclusively by livestock. The guide is written by Queensland's Colonial Botanist and Chief Inspector of Stock.
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Oct 5, 2016 Queensland. Department of Transport
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A pictorial guide to advances in Queensland's transportation issued jointly by the Minister for Transport, Commissioner for Main Roads and Commissioner for Railways. Thirty photographs of new locomotives, rail cars, stations, buildings, roads and services are offset with descriptions of the advancement.
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Oct 5, 2016 Queensland. Main Roads Commission
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The Main Roads Commission was the chief agency in carrying out the Commonwealth Government war time defence works for the Allied Works Council. This WWII history includes descriptions and illustrations of various projects including: inland defence roads, strategic roads and service roads and bridges, aerodromes, oil storage and munitions, fortifications and naval bases, Brisbane Graving Dock, railway works, buildings and camps.
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Oct 5, 2016 Robert Veitch
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This volume is reprinted from the Queensland Pastoral and Agricultural Handbook. It discusses the control measures against Queensland insects that attack crops and gives short descriptions of the pests to assist the reader in identification. It covers insecticides, fruit pests, agricultural and grassland pests, vegetable pests and general and household pests.
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Oct 5, 2016 Economist Intelligence Unit (Great Britain)
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A survey conducted by The Economist Intelligence Unit in London for the Queensland Government on economic development and the prospects for secondary industries. The survey intended to determine those industries which were most suitable for establishment in Queensland and to recommend methods of attracting investment in those industries. The survey covers factors of production, expansion and economic development, selection of secondary industries and attraction of industry.
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Covering the year 1888 this publication names officers (permanent, reservist and cadet) together with their rank, regiment/corps and region of service in Queensland. Graduating and unattached officers are listed by name and rank.
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Sep 21, 2016 Queensland. Department of Government Stores
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The document includes the general conditions of stores contracts, memoranda relating to requisitions on the Government Storekeeper and schedules of contracts and insets. The contracts cover a wide variety of goods, which in turn reflect the diversity of government, and include bedding, brushware, cloth, crockery and tumblers, stationery, flags, hats, ironmongery, medicines, paints and timber. Included is the name of the successful tenderer and the price quoted. This issue is for contracts in...
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Covering the year 1891 this publication names officers (permanent, reservists and cadet), together with their rank, regiment/corps and region of service in Queensland. Graduating and unattached officers are listed by name and rank. 
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Covering the year 1889 this publication names officers (permanent, reservists and cadet), together with their rank, regiment/corps and region of service in Queensland. Graduating and unattached officers are listed by name and rank. 
Topics: State Library of Queensland, Queensland, Queensland Defence Forces (Land), Queensland Defence...
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Sep 15, 2016 Queensland. Department of Colonial Stores.
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The document includes the general conditions of stores contracts, memoranda relating to requisitions on the colonial storekeeper and schedules of contracts and insets. The contracts cover a wide variety of goods, which in turn reflect the diversity of government, and include Bedding, Crockery and Tumblers, Helmets and Caps, Saddlers Ironmongery, Ships Chandlery and Stationery. Included is the name of the successful tenderer and the price quoted. 
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Sep 14, 2016 Queensland Defence Force
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The official quarterly list of officers of the Queensland Land Forces including permanent force, defence force, volunteers, reserve, cadets, and rifle clubs ; also list of Queensland Marine Forces. This issue is corrected to 28th February, 1901.
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Sep 14, 2016 Queensland Defence Force
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The official quarterly list of officers of the Queensland Land Forces including permanent force, defence force, volunteers, reserve, cadets, and rifle clubs ; also list of Queensland Marine Forces. This issue is corrected to 31st December, 1897.
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Sep 12, 2016 F.T.F Keogh, Steam Lithographer
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'The Exhibition punch' was published for free distribution at the Brisbane Exhibition of 1878. The issues are dedicated to advertisements, which are beautifully illustrated, and each issue features a political cartoon near the main banner. This is the issue for 24 August 1878.
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Sep 12, 2016 F.T.F Keogh, Steam Lithographer
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'The Exhibition punch' was published for free distribution at the Brisbane Exhibition of 1878. The issues are dedicated to advertisements, which are beautifully illustrated, and each issue features a political cartoon near the main banner. This is the issue for 23 August 1878.
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Sep 12, 2016 F.T.F Keogh, Steam Lithographer
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'The Exhibition punch' was published for free distribution at the Brisbane Exhibition of 1878. The issues are dedicated to advertisements, which are beautifully illustrated, and each issue features a political cartoon near the main banner. This is the issue for 22 August 1878.
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Sep 12, 2016 F.T.F Keogh, Steam Lithographer
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'The Exhibition punch' was published for free distribution at the Brisbane Exhibition of 1878. The issues are dedicated to advertisements, which are beautifully illustrated, and each issue features a political cartoon near the main banner. This is the issue for 21 August 1878.
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Sep 12, 2016 F.T.F Keogh, Steam Lithographer
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'The Exhibition punch' was published for free distribution at the Brisbane Exhibition of 1878. The issues are dedicated to advertisements, which are beautifully illustrated, and each issue features a political cartoon near the main banner. This is the issue for 20 August 1878.
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Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Board
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors, justices authorised to celebrate marriages, University of Queensland, executive and legislative establishments and ministerial departments and sub-departments in Queensland in 1916.
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Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Board
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors, justices authorised to celebrate marriages, University of Queensland, executive and legislative establishments and ministerial departments and sub-departments in Queensland in 1915.
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Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Board
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors, justices authorised to celebrate marriages, University of Queensland, executive and legislative establishments and ministerial departments and sub-departments in Queensland in 1914.
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Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Board
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors, justices authorised to celebrate marriages, University of Queensland, executive and legislative establishments and ministerial departments and sub-departments in Queensland in 1913.
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Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Board
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors, justices authorised to celebrate marriages, administrative arrangements, ministerial departments executive and legislative establishments, ministerial departments and sub-departments and University of Queensland in...
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Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Board
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors, justices authorised to celebrate marriages, executive and legislative establishments and ministerial departments and sub-departments in Queensland in 1911.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Board
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors, justices authorised to celebrate marriages, executive and legislative establishments and ministerial departments and sub-departments in Queensland in 1910.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Board
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors, justices authorised to celebrate marriages, executive and legislative establishments and ministerial departments and sub-departments in Queensland in 1909.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Board
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors, magistrates authorised to celebrate marriages, executive and legislative establishments and ministerial departments and sub-departments in Queensland in 1908.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Board
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, executive councils, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors, magistrates authorised to celebrate marriages, executive and legislative establishments, officers in metropolitan district and officers in country districts  in Queensland in 1904.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Government Statistician's Office
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, executive councils, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, civil establishments, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors and magistrates authorised to celebrate marriages in Queensland in 1903.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Registrar-General's Office
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, executive councils, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, civil establishments, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors and magistrates authorised to celebrate marriages in Queensland in 1902.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Registrar-General's Office
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, executive councils, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, civil establishments, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors and magistrates authorised to celebrate marriages in Queensland in 1901.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Registrar-General's Office
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, executive councils, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, civil establishments, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors, magistrates authorised to celebrate marriages and public worship in Queensland in 1900.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Registrar-General's Office
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, executive councils, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, civil establishments, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors, magistrates authorised to celebrate marriages and public worship in Queensland in 1898.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Registrar-General's Office
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, executive councils, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, civil establishments, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors, magistrates authorised to celebrate marriages and public worship in Queensland in 1897.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Registrar-General's Office
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This Queensland Blue Book lists chronologies and details of the succession of Governors of Queensland, sessions of each Parliament, ministries, executive councils, legislative councils, legislative assemblies, returning officers, civil establishments, foreign consuls, pensions and retiring allowances, guardians of minors, magistrates authorised to celebrate marriages and public worship in Queensland in 1896.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Commissioner's Department
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This published list shows Queensland public servants employed on 31 December 1951 in accordance with The Public Service Acts, 1922 to 1950. The list includes classified officers and unclassified employees with birth date, name, present office, dates of appointment and salary information.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Commissioner's Department
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This published list shows Queensland public servants employed on 30 June 1930 in accordance with The Public Service Acts, 1922 to 1924. The list includes classified officers and unclassified employees with birth date, name, present office, dates of appointment and salary information.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Commissioner's Department
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This published list shows Queensland public servants employed on 30 June 1929 in accordance with The Public Service Acts, 1922 to 1924. The list includes classified officers and unclassified employees with birth date, name, present office, dates of appointment and salary information.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Commissioner's Department
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This published list shows Queensland public servants employed on 30 June 1928 in accordance with The Public Service Acts, 1922 to 1924. The list includes classified officers and unclassified employees with birth date, name, present office, dates of appointment and salary information.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Commissioner's Department
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This published list shows Queensland public servants employed on 30 June 1926 in accordance with The Public Service Acts, 1922 to 1924. The list includes classified officers and unclassified employees with birth date, name, present office, dates of appointment and salary information.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Commissioner's Department
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This published list shows Queensland public servants employed on 30 June 1925 in accordance with The Public Service Acts, 1922 to 1924. The list includes classified officers and unclassified employees with birth date, name, present office, dates of appointment and salary information.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Commissioner's Department
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This published list shows Queensland public servants employed on 1 January 1904 in accordance with the Public Service Act of 1896. The list includes classified officers and unclassified employees with birth date, name, present office, dates of appointment and salary information.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Commissioner's Department
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This published list shows Queensland public servants employed on 1 January 1903 in accordance with the Public Service Act of 1896. The list includes classified officers and unclassified employees with birth date, name, present office, dates of appointment and salary information.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Commissioner's Department
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This published list shows Queensland public servants employed on 1 January 1902 in accordance with the Public Service Act of 1896. The list includes classified officers and unclassified employees with birth date, name, present office, dates of appointment and salary information.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Commissioner's Department
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This published list shows Queensland public servants employed on 1 January 1901 in accordance with the Public Service Act of 1896. The list includes classified officers and unclassified employees with birth date, name, present office, dates of appointment and salary information.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Commissioner's Department
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This published list shows Queensland public servants employed on 1 January 1900 in accordance with the Public Service Act of 1896. The list includes classified officers and unclassified employees with birth date, name, present office, dates of appointment and salary information.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Commissioner's Department
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This published list shows Queensland public servants employed on 1 January 1898 in accordance with the Public Service Act of 1896. The list includes classified officers and unclassified employees with birth date, name, present office, dates of appointment and salary information.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Commissioner's Department
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This published list shows Queensland public servants employed on 1 January 1897 in accordance with the Public Service Act of 1896. The list includes classified officers and unclassified employees with birth date, name, present office, dates of appointment and salary information.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 24, 2016 Queensland. Public Service Commissioner's Department
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This published list shows Queensland public servants employed on 1 January 1896 in accordance with the Civil Service Act of 1889. The list includes classified officers and unclassified employees with birth date, name, present office, dates of appointment and salary information.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 23, 2016 T. Wright (Theodore), Price Fletcher
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A guide to tropical gardening in Queensland from 1886. It includes essays on fruits adapted to Queensland, orange culture, gardening operations, flower culture, poultry keeping and a garden calendar.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 23, 2016 Queensland. Department of Agriculture
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A reprint of a letter which appeared in the London 'Times' of 7th January 1893 that discusses the state of the sugar industry in Queensland. It includes information on operations, conditions of employment and land selection.
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State Library of Queensland
Aug 23, 2016 Australia. Bureau of Meteorology
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A report on monthly and yearly rainfall observations in the Moreton region of Queensland including rainfall tables, discussion of rainfall in districts and its relation to principal industries. The report also discusses temperature and humidity tables for certain selected rainfall stations and records of cyclones and floods. Many tables and colour rainfall maps are included.
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